Basic First Aid - Course Details

Course intro:

This Basic First Aid training course is a Half Day course, designed to provide attendees with practical first aid skills to treat bleeding, fractures, burns & injuries.


Course content

  • Introduction to course
  • What is first aid? How does it relate to your setting?
  • How to call emergency services?
  • Managing first aid in your area.
  • Circulation wounds and bleeding
  • Management of nose bleeds etc.
  • Application of dressings to wounds (PEEP).
  • Management of heart attack and cardiac arrest.
  • CPR and AED.
  • Management of choking casualty – Abdominal Thrust`s.
  • Management of unconscious casualty – recovery position.
  • Management of burns and application of burns dressings.
  • Evaluation


Who is the course intended for:

This Basic First Aid training programme may be beneficial to all people that have a requirement for basic first aid.


Entry requirements

Minimum age- 18 years old

Minimum English requirements: Leaners must be able to understand and convey the concepts contained in the programme content.